Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani


  • Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani’s books 2017-05-01 18:27

    Two books by Ayatollah Hashemi unveiled

    TEHRAN – Two books by Iran’s a founding father of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani who was also served as the fourth president of Iran after the revolution from 1989 to 1997, were unveiled during a special ceremony on Sunday.

  • Leader holds commemoration ceremony for Hujattul-Islam Rafsanjani 2017-01-11 17:51

    Leader holds commemoration ceremony for Hujattul-Islam Rafsanjani

    Ayatollah Khamenei, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, held a commemoration ceremony at the Hussayniyeh of Imam Khomeini to mourn the loss of his old friend, who was a comrade-in-arms and close associate in the Islamic Republic of Iran, His Eminence Hujjatul-Islam wal-Muslimeen Hashemi Rafsanjani (ra) the chairman of the Council of Expediency, this morning, January 11, 2017. Relatives of Hujattul-Islam wal-Muslimeen Hashemi Rafsanjani, heads of three government branches, government and army officials, as well as people representing various groups were in attendance. Quran reciters recited verses from the Holy Book, and panegyrists eulogized on the grandeur of Prophet’s lineage (pbut).

  • Iran holds funeral ceremony for Rafsanjani   2017-01-11 17:48

    Iran holds funeral ceremony for Rafsanjani

    TEHRAN - Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani was laid to rest on Tuesday 8 Jan 2017, capping three days of mourning as millions of Iranians said farewell to the “pillar of the Revolution” with a mix of tears and choruses of “Hashemi Is Alive.” Photo: Tehran Times/ Mohammadreza Abbassi - Majid Haghdoust

  • اقامه نماز رهبر انقلاب بر پیکر حجت‌الاسلام والمسلمین هاشمی رفسنجانی 2017-01-11 15:40

    Video: Ayatollah Khamenei led the funeral prayer for Hujatul-Islam Rafsanjani

    Before the funeral prayer, Imam Khamenei asked people to recite all words (dhikrs) of the prayer.

  • Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani 2017-01-10 19:10

    Ayatollah Hashemi: man of politics, man of letters

    TEHRAN – Iran’s ex-president Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, who died of a heart attack last Sunday, was an old hand at writing.

  • Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani 2017-01-09 15:50

    President condoles Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani's demise

    Islam lost a valuable asset; Iran a great figure; Islamic Revolution a brave guide; state a wise, unparalleled figure

    TEHRAN - President Hassan Rouhani extended condolences on the sad demise of Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani, describing him a valuable asset of Islam, a great figure of Iran, a brave guide of the Islamic Revolution and a wise, unparalleled figure of the state.

  • Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei, Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani 2017-01-09 13:00

    The Leader expresses condolences over Rafsanjani’s demise

    TEHRAN - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has issued a message, expressing his condolences over passing away of his old friend and comrade and companion during the Islamic Movement’s struggles, Hojjatoleslam Hajj Sheikh Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani.

  • Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani 2017-01-08 21:37

    By: Ali Kushki

    Farewell to Rafsanjani

    TEHRAN – Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani, chairman of the Expediency Council and former president of Iran, died at the age of 82 on Sunday afternoon in a hospital in Tehran.

  • rafsanjani 2016-12-31 09:47

    Rafsanjani calls for efforts based on ‘Islam’ and ‘wisdom’

    TEHRAN – To maintain dignity of the country and the people, efforts should be made based on “Islam” and “wisdom”, Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, chairman of the Expediency Council, said on Thursday.